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Dublin: 5 °C Sunday 19 April, 2015

Today’s News

From The42 Ireland has a new highest-ever finisher in the world’s toughest marathon Interview

Ireland has a new highest-ever finisher in the world’s toughest marathon

Irish runner Ciaran Dunne tells The42 about preparing for and running in the event.

Yesterday’s News

From The42 5 talking points as defensive masterclass sees Chelsea edge Man United Analysis

5 talking points as defensive masterclass sees Chelsea edge Man United

Eden Hazard’s classy goal was the difference between the sides at Stamford Bridge today.

From The42 Paul O’Connell will melt your phone – it’s Comments of the Week Looking Back

Paul O’Connell will melt your phone – it’s Comments of the Week

Did you make this week’s edition? Click through and find out.

From The42 LVG was clearly unimpressed with one reporter’s line of questioning after the game today Tetchy

LVG was clearly unimpressed with one reporter’s line of questioning after the game today

Win or lose, the Dutchman is certainly one of the Premier League’s more interesting interviewees.

From The42 As it happened: Chelsea v Man United, Premier League Liveblog

As it happened: Chelsea v Man United, Premier League

Chelsea took on Man United, as the Londoners looked to give their title bid a big boost.

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From The42 Kildare suffer shock loss and the rest of the day’s Leinster Minor Championship action Wrap

Kildare suffer shock loss and the rest of the day’s Leinster Minor Championship action

Meanwhile, Longford were too good for Wicklow, while there was success too for Wexford.

From The42 Lionel Messi scores his 400th Barcelona goal as Suarez strikes after just 60 seconds Class

Lionel Messi scores his 400th Barcelona goal as Suarez strikes after just 60 seconds

Luis Enrique’s side were 2-0 winners over Valencia this afternoon.

From The42 This Everton fans’ poll does not make pleasant reading for Ireland’s Aiden McGeady Criticism

This Everton fans’ poll does not make pleasant reading for Ireland’s Aiden McGeady

It’s been a difficult season for the winger, who has made just 14 league appearances in total for the Toffees.

From The42 ‘It’s increasingly difficult for a coach to defend poor performances’ – Shaggy on Leinster’s big weekend Opportunities
From The42 You might be surprised at how Coutinho’s stats compare with Di Maria’s this season Unbelievable Jeff

You might be surprised at how Coutinho’s stats compare with Di Maria’s this season

Most football critics appear to agree that the Man United player has had a poor campaign.

From The42 Floyd Mayweather has responded to Conor McGregor’s provocative comments Riposte

Floyd Mayweather has responded to Conor McGregor’s provocative comments

The Irishman claimed he could “kill” the boxer in less than 30 seconds

Friday 17 April, 2015

From The42 Here’s why Ireland’s Wes Hoolahan is getting plenty of abuse tonight Incident

Here’s why Ireland’s Wes Hoolahan is getting plenty of abuse tonight

Norwich’s automatic promotion hopes took a blow tonight, as they were beaten by Middlesbrough.

From The42 How many points do Chelsea need to win the league? Can United still triumph? Explainer

How many points do Chelsea need to win the league? Can United still triumph?

As the Premier League approaches its climax, we assess how it could turn out.

From The42 Seamus Callanan named in Tipperary side, Waterford make two changes Team News

Seamus Callanan named in Tipperary side, Waterford make two changes

The two sides meet in the Allianz Hurling League semi-finals on Sunday.

From The42 John Giles says ‘resentment’ stopped him succeeding at Shamrock Rovers Reflections

John Giles says ‘resentment’ stopped him succeeding at Shamrock Rovers

The Leeds legend and RTÉ pundit recalled his time at the helm of the Irish side on Off the Ball.

Thursday 16 April, 2015

From The42 5 reasons for Man United’s sudden improvement under Louis van Gaal Analysis

5 reasons for Man United’s sudden improvement under Louis van Gaal

Fellaini’s increasing proficiency as a target man and other plus points.

From The42 Power ranking the 8 teams left in the Champions League* Contenders

Power ranking the 8 teams left in the Champions League*

*In accordance with their chances of triumphing.

From The42 Barca brilliance, brutal Bayern and more Champions League talking points Analysis

Barca brilliance, brutal Bayern and more Champions League talking points

Bayern down but not out and other thoughts from Tuesday and Wednesday’s games.

From The42 Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week? Have Your Say

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Luke Modric is among the stars to feature in our lineup.

From The42 ‘Loner’ Roy Keane hasn’t changed – Jason McAteer Claim

‘Loner’ Roy Keane hasn’t changed – Jason McAteer

“He forgets that his opinion is just another opinion at the end of the day.”

Wednesday 15 April, 2015

From The42 It’s been a bad day for Irish snooker at the World Championship Qualifiers Disappointment

It’s been a bad day for Irish snooker at the World Championship Qualifiers

43-year-old Dubliner Fergal O’Brien was beaten in heartbreaking fashion this evening.

From The42 As it happened: PSG v Barcelona, Champions League quarter-final Liveblog

As it happened: PSG v Barcelona, Champions League quarter-final

PSG took on Barcelona in the first-leg match at the Parc des Princes.

From The42 ‘The real cost of Hillsborough is not quantifiable’ Tragedy

‘The real cost of Hillsborough is not quantifiable’

The anniversary of the 1989 stadium tragedy takes place today.

From The42 ‘My missus gives me a harder time’ – James McClean mocks Millwall boo boys Riposte

‘My missus gives me a harder time’ – James McClean mocks Millwall boo boys

The Ireland international could be playing League One football next season, after Wigan suffered another bad loss.

Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From The42 Where are they now? The Monaco team 1 game away from an unlikely CL triumph Remember When

Where are they now? The Monaco team 1 game away from an unlikely CL triumph

Ahead of their clash with Juventus tonight, we recall the highly regarded 2004 team.

From The42 ‘I thought April Fools’ Day was the other week’ – Preston boss on striker’s Irish links Reaction

‘I thought April Fools’ Day was the other week’ – Preston boss on striker’s Irish links

Joe Garner is in fine form, having managed 20 goals in League One this season.

From The42 The man who famously missed out on Ireland’s Italia 90 squad takes charge at Pompey The Caretaker

The man who famously missed out on Ireland’s Italia 90 squad takes charge at Pompey

The former QPR player was perhaps best remembered at international level for being unexpectedly dropped.

From The42 3 Irishmen are one step away from a place at snooker’s World Championships Review

3 Irishmen are one step away from a place at snooker’s World Championships

There was bad news for two legends of the game in round two at Ponds Forge, however.

Sunday 12 April, 2015

From The42 Rob Kearney enjoyed the hot weather as much as you! It’s the sporting tweets of the week Twitterati

Rob Kearney enjoyed the hot weather as much as you! It’s the sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring James O’Donoghue, Dietmar Hamann and Shane Lowry

From The42 ‘Never mind play rugby, some days I couldn’t even get out of my bed’ Interview

‘Never mind play rugby, some days I couldn’t even get out of my bed’

Niall Breslin, better known as ‘Bressie,’ chats to The42 about sport, mental health and life as a teenager in Israel.

Saturday 11 April, 2015

From The42 16 reasons why Andy Lee is a champ in every sense Legend

16 reasons why Andy Lee is a champ in every sense

Ahead of his fight tonight, we outline the reasons the Limerick native deserves respect.

Friday 10 April, 2015

From The42 5 years on from the death of one of his players, the new Bray boss has emerged stronger Interview

5 years on from the death of one of his players, the new Bray boss has emerged stronger

The caretaker manager tells The42 about dealing with Toyosi Shittabey’s passing and his hopes for the future.

From The42 Do you agree with Stuart Pearce’s combined City and United XI? Have Your Say

Do you agree with Stuart Pearce’s combined City and United XI?

The former Man City player and manager made some controversial omissions.

From The42 Robbie Keane is one of the world’s ‘most important’ footballers Accolade

Robbie Keane is one of the world’s ‘most important’ footballers

The Ireland striker is named alongside the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and erm, Bradley Wright-Phillips.

From The42 Ken Doherty beat the 10-time ladies’ world champion in a thrilling qualifier last night Hard Fought

Ken Doherty beat the 10-time ladies’ world champion in a thrilling qualifier last night

“It was such a tough game and she played out of her skin,” the 1997 world champion said afterwards.

Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From The42 All you need to know about the latest English-born player linked with the Irish team Fyi

All you need to know about the latest English-born player linked with the Irish team

Could Preston’s Joe Garner be set to declare for Ireland?

From The42 Have things already gone pear-shaped for Real Madrid’s 16-year-old prodigy? Problems

Have things already gone pear-shaped for Real Madrid’s 16-year-old prodigy?

Reports in the Spanish media suggest the youngster has fallen out of favour with reserve team manager Zinedine Zidane

From The42 Charlie Adam has clearly been taking inspiration from the League of Ireland Take A Bow

Charlie Adam has clearly been taking inspiration from the League of Ireland

The Stoke player is not the only individual to score a wonder goal in the past few days.

Tuesday 7 April, 2015

From The42 5 reasons why Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling is a £50million-rated player Analysis

5 reasons why Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling is a £50million-rated player

Adaptability, potential and the home-grown rule must be considered when assessing the 20-year-old’s worth.

From The42 Tweet goes viral after United fan claims her sister looks like Ander Herrera Resemblance

Tweet goes viral after United fan claims her sister looks like Ander Herrera

The Spaniard scored twice in the Red Devils’ win over Aston Villa at the weekend.

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